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Thread started 06/17/07 3:40pm

bonedaddy

Interesting Prince Quotations, here!

I was flicking through an old book from the early '80s, and it had some interesting Prince quotes in it.
Please share any interesting things He has said on 'record', well known or not.

I will add later.
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Reply #1 posted 06/17/07 3:42pm

7salles

"Get funk y┬┤all"
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Reply #2 posted 06/17/07 3:42pm

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Whatever you think. Its true
I would let her pee on my face just to see where it came from. -Imago
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Reply #3 posted 06/17/07 3:59pm

bonedaddy

"Once again-my friend eye implore U not to 2 (spot the mistake?) buy or sell unauthorized bootleg copies and concerts of my work. This is my livelyhood. It is how eye finance the work in the 1st place. If there is a particular vibe U would like 4 me 2 make available, 1-800-NEW FUNK will try 2 fulfill your needs.
In the meantime, let us have
Love4oneanother."

Peace prince
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Reply #4 posted 06/17/07 4:26pm

bonedaddy

Q:"Did U ever play the horns yourself on any of your recording?"

"Yes, but not often"


Q:"Which instrument is the most fun for you to play?"

"My wife"


(subject of Jimi Hendrix) "Now that his family owns the rights to his music,I would love to record an album of his songs"
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Reply #5 posted 06/17/07 4:38pm

bonedaddy

"I'm supposed to be a mysterious person, but I'm not. When people couldn't talk to me or find out much about me, they started making things up"


"I'm really shy when I meet people for the first time but I like to listen. I think other people are far more interesting than I am."
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Reply #6 posted 06/17/07 4:58pm

bonedaddy

"To me, the ultimate responsibility is the hardest one - the responsibility to be true to myself"


"Success to me, means that people believe in what you're doing and they give back the love which I give them through my music"


"I was a poor student in as much as I didn't like the work and I wouldn't give anything to my teachers. I did everything I was told, but I never gave extra"
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Reply #7 posted 06/17/07 5:00pm

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BoneD do you have dates/sources for these? The ones about being mysterious and shy are particulaly interesting
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Reply #8 posted 06/17/07 5:06pm

bonedaddy

TheFreakerFantastic said:

BoneD do you have dates/sources for these? The ones about being mysterious and shy are particulaly interesting


I believe those to be '79, Cynthia Horner
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Reply #9 posted 06/17/07 5:16pm

bonedaddy

"I think people sometimes - at least it appears that way - get used to keeping up their Mercedes payments and so they have to go out and make records geared to the bank. It's a whole different thing when you don't have anything to gain"
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Reply #10 posted 06/17/07 5:27pm

bonedaddy

bonedaddy said:

TheFreakerFantastic said:

BoneD do you have dates/sources for these? The ones about being mysterious and shy are particulaly interesting


I believe those to be '79, Cynthia Horner


sorry, not true.
LA times critic, Dennis Hunt'81 (i believe)
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Reply #11 posted 06/17/07 5:30pm

bonedaddy

"There is one element that might be a drawback in my career....I can't read music.It hasn't gotten in the way yet.Maybe it will later, but I doubt it"
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